The Girl Geek Imperative

Lorinda Brandon at DefragCon | TheUpstart.co

Mashery's Lindy Brandon absolutely demolishes a well-intended but dead wrong sacred cow: Providing "separate but equal" access to education, employment and networking for women and girls in technology.

Why schools need to teach programming

A cavalcade of tech superstars recount their first time programming. Awww. Sure, it's cute. But the underlying theme is nothing less than frightening for U.S. innovation.